Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 132 145
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 -52
Contract jobs citing SAP 131 116 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.87% 1.71% 1.45%
As % of the Vendors category 4.98% 4.38% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 73 74
City of London median daily rate £475 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.32% +7.89% +2.70%
10th Percentile £348 £285 £336
90th Percentile £688 £750 £642
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
City of London median hourly rate - £115.50 -
Central London median hourly rate £17.50 £115.50 -
% change year-on-year -84.85% - -

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,630 2,650 2,867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.63% 39.05% 41.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,943 1,965 2,197
City of London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £256 £275 £270
90th Percentile £655 £650 £631
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 48 35
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £13.23 £12.20 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.98 £45.63
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year +6.94% +1.41% +1.43%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SAP.

1 66 (50.38%) Finance
2 26 (19.85%) Oracle
3 24 (18.32%) HTML
4 20 (15.27%) Java
4 20 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (14.50%) SQL Server
5 19 (14.50%) SAP S/4HANA
6 18 (13.74%) XML
6 18 (13.74%) ERP
6 18 (13.74%) GAP Analysis
7 17 (12.98%) Middleware
8 15 (11.45%) Financial Institution
8 15 (11.45%) Back Office
8 15 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (11.45%) SAS
8 15 (11.45%) IBM
8 15 (11.45%) Unix
8 15 (11.45%) Actimize
8 15 (11.45%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 14 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (9.92%) Microsoft
10 13 (9.92%) Migration
11 12 (9.16%) Project Management
11 12 (9.16%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (8.40%) SQL
13 10 (7.63%) JavaScript
13 10 (7.63%) Business Analysis
13 10 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (7.63%) Greenfield Project
14 9 (6.87%) CSS3

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (11.45%) SAS
2 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.76%) CMS
3 1 (0.76%) Liferay
3 1 (0.76%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.76%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (3.82%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.76%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 19 (14.50%) SAP S/4HANA
2 15 (11.45%) Actimize
3 7 (5.34%) SAP CO
3 7 (5.34%) SAP FI
3 7 (5.34%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (5.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (4.58%) SAP MM
5 4 (3.05%) SAP ERP
5 4 (3.05%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (3.05%) SAP SD
5 4 (3.05%) SAP SRM
6 3 (2.29%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (2.29%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (2.29%) SAP HCM
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (1.53%) SAP EWM
7 2 (1.53%) SAP GTS
7 2 (1.53%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.76%) Maximo
8 1 (0.76%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.11%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.53%) IaaS
5 1 (0.76%) Boomi
5 1 (0.76%) PaaS
5 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.11%) HTTP
2 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.53%) Wireless
3 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.87%) Relational Database
2 9 (6.87%) SAP HANA
3 8 (6.11%) MySQL
4 7 (5.34%) SAP BW
5 6 (4.58%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.05%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 4 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.29%) Big Data
7 3 (2.29%) Lumira
7 3 (2.29%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.53%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.53%) Power BI
8 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.76%) DB2
9 1 (0.76%) GIS
9 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Xdebug
2 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.53%) JIRA
2 2 (1.53%) LSMW
3 1 (0.76%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.76%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 66 (50.38%) Finance
2 15 (11.45%) Back Office
2 15 (11.45%) Financial Institution
3 9 (6.87%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.82%) Billing
4 5 (3.82%) Marketing
4 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.05%) Electronics
6 3 (2.29%) Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Retail
8 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.76%) Automotive
8 1 (0.76%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.76%) International Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Law
8 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (22.14%) Consultant
2 28 (21.37%) Analyst
3 23 (17.56%) Business Analyst
4 17 (12.98%) Developer
5 16 (12.21%) Architect
6 12 (9.16%) SAP Manager
7 11 (8.40%) SAP Analyst
7 11 (8.40%) SAP Consultant
8 9 (6.87%) Fraud Analyst
8 9 (6.87%) Fraud Business Analyst
8 9 (6.87%) Project Manager
8 9 (6.87%) Systems Analyst
9 8 (6.11%) LAMP Developer
9 8 (6.11%) MySQL Developer
9 8 (6.11%) PHP Developer
9 8 (6.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 8 (6.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 8 (6.11%) SAP Architect
10 7 (5.34%) SAP Business Analyst
11 6 (4.58%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.32%) HTML
2 18 (13.74%) XML
3 17 (12.98%) Middleware
4 9 (6.87%) CSS
4 9 (6.87%) CSS3
5 8 (6.11%) DOM
5 8 (6.11%) LAMP
5 8 (6.11%) Silex
5 8 (6.11%) Symfony
6 4 (3.05%) EDI
6 4 (3.05%) IDoc
7 3 (2.29%) Spring
8 2 (1.53%) SAP Fiori
8 2 (1.53%) SAPUI5
9 1 (0.76%) HTML5
9 1 (0.76%) Java EE
9 1 (0.76%) JAX-RS
9 1 (0.76%) JTA
9 1 (0.76%) Node.js
9 1 (0.76%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (7.63%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (3.82%) FMCG
2 5 (3.82%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.53%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.76%) Life Science
5 1 (0.76%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.76%) Replication
5 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.45%) Unix
2 3 (2.29%) Windows
3 2 (1.53%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.53%) Mac OS X Server
3 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (13.74%) ERP
2 18 (13.74%) GAP Analysis
3 15 (11.45%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 15 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (9.92%) Migration
6 12 (9.16%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (9.16%) Project Management
7 10 (7.63%) Business Analysis
8 9 (6.87%) MVC
8 9 (6.87%) Open Source
8 9 (6.87%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (6.11%) Analytics
9 8 (6.11%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
9 8 (6.11%) Identity Management
9 8 (6.11%) OO
9 8 (6.11%) OOP
9 8 (6.11%) SAP Implementation
10 7 (5.34%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.27%) Java
2 11 (8.40%) SQL
3 10 (7.63%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.11%) PHP
5 6 (4.58%) ABAP
6 1 (0.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (3.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.29%) Degree
2 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.53%) ACSP
3 2 (1.53%) ACTC
3 2 (1.53%) MCITP
3 2 (1.53%) MCP
3 2 (1.53%) MCTS
3 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.76%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) IFRS
2 3 (2.29%) PMO
3 2 (1.53%) SLA
4 1 (0.76%) HL7
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.76%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (19.85%) Oracle
2 15 (11.45%) IBM
3 13 (9.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.87%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.05%) hybris
6 3 (2.29%) Infor
7 2 (1.53%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.53%) Apple
7 2 (1.53%) Ariba
7 2 (1.53%) HP
7 2 (1.53%) Ivanti
7 2 (1.53%) OpenText
7 2 (1.53%) Workday
8 1 (0.76%) CA
8 1 (0.76%) Citrix
8 1 (0.76%) Dell
8 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.76%) Tableau
8 1 (0.76%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.76%) VMware